Land reform in Japan.

by Ronald Philip Dore

Publisher: Oxford University Press in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 510 Downloads: 81
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Subjects:

  • Land tenure -- Japan,
  • Japan -- Rural conditions.

Edition Notes

ContributionsRoyal Institute of International Affairs
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 510 p. illus., maps. ;
Number of Pages510
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19544490M

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